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Introduction to Phrases

We started the year by learning the five basic clause patterns:

5 Basic Clause Patterns

  • equative (S=C)
  • intransitive (SV)
  • transitive (SVO)
  • ditransitive (SVOiOd)
  • dummy subject (There is / It is)

 

Next, we studied the five types of sentences:

5 Types of Sentences

  • simple
  • compound
  • hybrid
  • complex
  • compound-complex

 

It's time to learn the six types of phrases:

6 Types of Phrases

  • prepositional
  • appositive
  • gerund
  • pariticipial
  • absolute
  • infinitive

 

Instructions for the Quiz

Answer the question.